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The Ekiti State Deputy Governor, Chief Bisi Egbeyemi, has appealed to the people of Isaba-Ekiti in Ikole Local Government Area of Ekiti State to maintain peace over the vacant kingship stool.

Ekiti monarchs seek resolution to 76-year old boundary dispute

Some traditional rulers in Ekiti State have sought an end to the 7-year old boundary dispute among three communities in Ekiti South Senatorial District.

Ekiti guber tribunal: INEC did nothing to favour APC, Kayode Fayemi – witnesses

Four Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) witnesses on Monday told the Ekiti State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal that the electoral umpire did nothing to favour the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Gov John Kayode Fayemi in the July 14 election in the state.
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Ayodele Fayose tells Anglican bishop to stop parading self as man of God

Former Governor of Ekiti State, Chief Ayodele Fayose, has said his tenure immensely benefitted the people of the state just as he advised the Anglican Bishop of Ekiti Diocese, Rt Reverend Christopher Omotunde, to remove the cassock and mount the soap box so that the whole world would know that he has joined politics.
The Ekiti state governorship petition tribunal has been moved out of the state to a yet to be named place.

Ekiti election: PDP submits materials for 11 LGAs to tribunal

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its governorship candidate in the Ekiti State governorship election, Professor Olusola Kolapo, on Friday tendered in evidence the certified true copies (CTCs) of all electoral materials used in the conduct of the disputed election for seven more local government areas before the state governorship election tribunal.

NYSC places ban on unauthorized journeys

The Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brig-Gen. Zakari Kazaure, said on Tuesday that travelling out of camp or places of primary assignment without obtaining permission remained an offence.
Kayode Fayemi

APC’s Kayode Fayemi wins Ekiti guber poll

Governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the Saturday July 14, 2018 governorship poll, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has won the keenly contested exercise with close margin.

Governor Fayose launches free healthcare for Ekiti indigenes

Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, yesterday flagged off free healthcare services for all residents and indigenes of the state with a starting capital of N120 million.

Governor Fayose appoints new permanent secretaries, insists on deputy as successor

Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose has appointed four new permanent secretaries and five new executive secretaries.

PDP clears chairmanship, councillorship seats in Ekiti election

The Peoples Democratic Party won all the 16 local government chairmanship and 177 Councillorship seats in the local polls conducted in Ekiti State on Saturday.

PDP wins Ekiti local council election

The Peoples Democratic Party has won all the chairmanship and councillor ship seats in the 16 Local Government Areas of Ekiti State in Saturday’s local government election.

Ekiti council chiefs sue AGF, 36 governors over $1bn ECA fund to fight Boko...

The chairmen of the 16 Local Government Areas in Ekiti State have sued the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice as well as governors of the 36 states of the federation for approving the withdrawal of $1bn from the Excess Crude Account for the fight against insurgency.

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